First Impressions [documentary]

One day, we hope, it will come: a burst of radio waves that stands out from the background static of the cosmos, something with the stamp of intelligent life all over it.

A long awaited message from an alien civilisation.

But what would we say in return to ET?

First Impressions drafts a reply to whoever - whatever - is listening out for us across the vast distances of space.

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One day, we hope, it will come: a burst of radio waves that stands out from the background static of the cosmos, something with the stamp of intelligent life all over it.

A long awaited message from an alien civilisation.

But what would we say in return to ET?

First Impressions drafts a reply to whoever - whatever - is listening out for us across the vast distances of space.